An indispensable and accessible guide to Mexico’s treasured agave spirits.
Packed with information, tips, resources, and 300 tasting notes and accompanying producer profiles, The Essential Tequila & Mezcal Companion is a crash course on the fastest growing spirits category in the United States. Tess Rose Lampert provides insights on the history and production of the spirits, plus guidance for how to stock your bar, organize a tasting with food pairings, and create infused syrups that will complement craft cocktails. Lampert includes more than 30 cocktail recipes that highlight the complexities and bold flavours of agave spirits. Plus, the book contains transportive photography throughout and a thorough reference section for readers who are thirsty for more.
Hardcover. 304 pages.